• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 197

    A BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE

    IMPERIAL, JINGDEZHEN KILNS, DAOGUANG FOUR-CHARACTER SEAL MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

    Price Realised  

    A BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE
    IMPERIAL, JINGDEZHEN KILNS, DAOGUANG FOUR-CHARACTER SEAL MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
    Of cylindrical form, painted with a continuous landscape scene with a beast, presumably a bear, staring up at a startled eagle perched in the branches of a pine tree, purple aventurine glass stopper
    3 in. (7.5 cm.) high


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